Dec 18, 2012 5:00am EST
through the holiday season. on time service on the the penn, camden, and brunswick lines. now back to tony pann. >> good morning. we're off to a quiet start. the visibility is better than yesterday. we have a friend going through. temperatures in the 50's on the eastern part. into the 40's on the western part. we have the 50's here and 30's and 40's behind the front. it will turn out to be a mild afternoon. we have a piece of energy to go through. there are some light showers back into west virginia and kentucky and tennessee. i will put a slight chance for a shower in the forecast today. most of you will not see any rain at all. generally, the temperatures will cool off over the next few days. we will be in the 50's. it will change over the weekend. and arctic air mass will settle ain. a mixture of sun and clouds. high temperatures this afternoon in the mid 50's. it will be a breezy day as well. nice day tomorrow. 52 on wednesday. clouds of thick and up on thursday. a strong cold front goes through friday morning. that will not the temperatures into the 30's over the weekend -- that will
Dec 17, 2012 9:00pm CST
th penn point underdogs. he is well aware that notre dame has been the underdog in big games pretty much all year long. going into it, nobody ever saw us at this point but we worked our way up from the bottom. >> i would be very very surprised if he can handle the moment i think he has enough experience this year that he can go in there and playing the game. i think everybody that watches him nose. the bulls on the road against the best western conference the grizzly's took a 15-6 into the action. tom tabasco entered a 37%... he misses the chance and he plows into a fults tide. everybody misses thefull tie, tried to make a run after a turnover. the bulls simply ran out of energy late in the game this time he does not miss the grizzlies paul away into they win 80-71 the bulls are now 13 and 10. this will drive a coach absolutely nuts. the bobcats did not score for the rest of the game. the big three put them on top the cats wind. win, happiness is a pretzel in the notre dame victory for this young man. he will go inside for the flushing had 14 they went 74-52 and 10 and 1 overall.
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am EST
's danella with traffic trouble. >> we'll start with the rails. penn south 407, delay is about 13 minutes. over to metro, good news there. the earlier delay on the yellow line is gone. now, let's talk about road trouble. eastbound columbia pike still closed between south wakefield street to south thompson street because of a water main break. those eastbound lanes are expected to be closed throughout the morning rush. to work around it, you can make a right on south four mile run and a left on george mason drive and reconnect to columbia pike. let's head back to the ramp, the inner loop of the beltway from gw parkway. an accident along the right shoulder. looks like that accident is cleared. that's good news. >>> 6:43 now. you can put a little more pedal to the metal in d.c. starting today. four roads in the district have higher speed limits. newark avenue from the maryland line to bladens bur road goes to 45 miles per hour. north capitol from michigan goes to 40 miles per hour. you can also go 40 now on canal road from the chain bridge to fox hall. vdot has studied the roads and determin
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am EST
that connect new jersey to manhattan? today penn station accommodates 550,000 passengers a day. that's double the peak passengers that go through the three airports of new york. but in 1900 those tunnels were called a boondoggle, too expensive, impossible to build. some of the shareholders probably thought he was nuts, but today could you imagine new york without it? well, sandy showed us what new york looks like without it. so it's up to us now to create the vision, to do the planning, to execute the projects that will insure we hold true to a basic promise. as the secretary said last week, that the america we leave for future generations is even greater, even stronger than the america our parents and grandparents left for us. and i look forward to answering your questions. >> thank you. and we'll hold questions. i just have one quick thing. have you read conquering gotham? >> yes, sir, i have with great interest. [laughter] >> okay. i was going to make sure you had a copy, if you didn't. mr. boardman, our amtrak ceo, you're recognized. welcome back. >> thank you, mr. mica, and thank you for